4 - Health - Community Organizations

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Garden Villa Health

Websitehttps://www.gardenvillahealth.com/
Address1100 S. Curry Pike
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

 

With professional care centers in Bedford and Bloomington, our short and long-term accommodations include personalized nursing services, specialty Alzheimer's care, and various forms of recreational and physical therapy. We also offer a sophisticated aquatic therapy program, featuring the state-of-the-art HydroWorx 2000 therapy pool.

 

Contact812-339-1657
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Hannah Center and Hannah House Maternity Home

Websitehttp://www.hannahcenter.org
Address808 N. College Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

 

Hannah Center, formerly Crisis Pregnancy Center & Hannah House Maternity Home, is a nonprofit ministry serving women, their partners, and families, who come seeking help in making decisions about their pregnancies and related concerns. Your future is important to us, and we consider it an honor and privilege to be a part of your life, assisting you during such a crucial time.

We help meet spiritual, emotional and physical needs of people affected by crisis pregnancies and early parenting challenges.

ContactSteph Jimenez
stephanie [at] hannahcenter.org
812-334-0104
Additional Contactinfo [at] hannahcenter.org
800-712-4357 24 Hour
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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Hoosiers For a Commonsense Health Plan

Websitehttps://hoosiersforacommonsensehealthplan.org
AddressHCHP
P. O. Box 2632
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

 

Hoosiers for a Commonsense Health Plan is a group of Indiana citizens who support a publicly financed, privately delivered (single payer) universal health plan at the state and national level. HCHP is working to educate the public and the legislature about the benefits of a single payer plan. We are seeking individuals and groups who have an interest in helping achieve this goal.

ContactRob Stone (Dr.)
rstone [at] hchp.info
812-336-7184
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Indiana Prevention Resource Center (IPRC)

Websitehttps://iprc.iu.edu
Address501 N. Morton St. Suite 110
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

The Indiana Prevention Resource Center (IPRC) was established in 1987 to assist Indiana based alcohol, tobacco and other drug (ATOD) prevention practitioners to improve the quality of their services. 

ContactRuth Gassman (Executive Director)
drugprc [at] indiana.edu
812-855-4940
Year Established1987
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Indiana Public Health Nursing Association

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/in-the-community/south-central-region
Address333 E. Miller Dr.
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

 

INPHA operates in conjunction with Bloomington Hospital's Community Health Services to offer a wide variety of programs and services to the community. From our work with the local school systems, to programs that help those living with HIV/AIDS and Alzheimer's disease, our goal is to help our community live healthier.

Contact812-353-9300
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Indiana Resource Center for Autism, IRCA

Websitehttps://www.iidc.indiana.edu/index.php?pageId=32/
AddressIndiana Institute on Disability and the Community
2853 E. 10th St.
Bloomington, IN 47408-2601
Description

 

IRCA staff work with family members & agencies throughout the state to support their efforts on behalf of individuals with autism. IRCA staff participates in research, development, and dissemination of information. They also conduct various training events and provide individual consultations.

ContactCathy Pratt (Director)
prattc [at] indiana.edu
812-855-6508
Additional Contact 1-800-825-4733
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IU Health - Healthy Indiana Plan - (HIP)

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/patient-family-support/individual-solutions
AddressP. O. Box 1149
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

 

 

UNINSURED? NEED HEALTH INSURANCE? You may qualify for a low cost or no cost state sponsored health insurance program called the Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP). HIP provides coverage for hospital care, physician care, prescriptions and MUCH more! To lean more about HIP, visit the website above or call the phone number listed.

ContactAngela Foster (Coordinator)
afoster [at] bloomingtonhospital.org
353-2020
Additional ContactLesley Snyder (Coordinator)
lsnyder [at] bloomingtonhospital.org
353-2020
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IU Health - Home Health Services

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/find-medical-services/home-care
Address333 E. Miller Drive
Bloomington, IN
Description

 

Ellen Surburg, Director of Home Health Services 333 E. Miller Dr. Bloomington, IN 47401 812 353-9818 or, 1-800-206-5200 Home Health Aide: 339-0043 Health Services Bureau: 332-2901 Women and Infant Children: 334-0650

Contact812 353-9818
Additional Contact800-206-5200
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IU Health Bloomington Hospital

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/find-locations/iu-health-bloomington-hospital
Address601 West Second Street
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

 

 

Bloomington Hospital exists to provide comprehensive, high quality, cost-effective and caring services to the people of south central Indiana.

Contactwebmaster [at] bloomingtonhospital.org
812.353.5252
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IU Health Community Health Education Department

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/in-the-community/south-central-region
Address333 E. Miller Drive

Bloomington, IN 47401
Additional Address
Bloomington, IN
Description

 

Bloomington Hospital provides outreach to surrounding communities, serves as a regional hub of physician expertise, supports training tomorrow's health care professionals and takes on issues such as obesity, lack of insurance, and tobacco dependence through targeted services and programs: Tobacco cessation program, obesity prevention, child safety (including bike helmets), teen pregnancy prevention, nutrition counseling, senior health services, Hoosier Healthwise, Alzheimer's Resource Service, prevention education & testing.

Contact812-353-9300
Additional Contact812-353-2901
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Junior Volunteer Program

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/about-our-system/volunteering/volunteer-at-iu-health-bloomington
AddressBloomington Hospital
601 W. Second St.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

The Junior Volunteer Program is an excellent opportunity for young people to learn about the world of healthcare. The program is open to teens who will be enrolled in high school in the fall or graduating in May.

Contact812-353-9468
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La Leche League

Websitehttp://lllofindiana.org/find-a-group/bloomington/
Address303 E. Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, IN
Description

 

The mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.

Evening Meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month (no evening meeting in January and July) at 7:00 p.m., at Bloomington Area Birth Services, 2458 South Walnut Street (NW corner of Walnut & Country Club/Winslow).

Morning meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. at the First United Church, Room #1, 2420 East Third Street (SW corner of E. 3rd St. & S. Woodcrest Ave.)

ContactJoan
812-334-2698
Additional ContactKelly
812-822-2220
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LifeServices EAP

Websitehttp://www.lifeserviceseap.com
Address320 W. 8th Street #108
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

 

Provides employee assistance programs (workplace literacy, organization consultation) and managed health care services for employees of contracting workplaces and their families.

ContactPhil Hess
812-336-7814
Additional ContactPeggy Goulet
812-336-7814
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Listening Line

Websitehttps://www.imalive.org
Address407 South Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

A nightly confidential crisis hotline serving Monroe County and the Indiana University campus community. Sponsored by Mental Health Association, a United Way agency.

Part of Kristin Brooks Hope Center.

Contactreese [at] hopeline.com
339-2803 (9 AM-5 PM)
Additional ContactSuicide Crisis Hotline
332-6060 (6 PM-12AM)
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Little Star Center

Websitehttps://www.littlestaraba.org
Address3109 Canterbury Drive
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

The mission of Little Star Center, Inc. is to provide a structured, sensory-friendly facility where children with autism receive individualized therapeutic intervention. Based on the fundamental principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA), Little Star provides an atmosphere where children, therapists, and families can interact, support each other and receive on-going training so that each child can reach their full potential at home and in a variety of settings outside of therapy.

Contactinfo [at] littlestarcenter.org
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Local Council of Women, Inc. (LCW)

Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/468778749806820
AddressPO Box 6171
Bloomington, IN 47407
Description

 

The mission of the Local Council of Women (LCW) is to be a voice for community health, to advocate for solutions to accessibility and delivery of health care, and to exercise the responsibilities inherent in organizational ties to Bloomington Hospital.

ContactVictoria McClary
lcwbloomington [at] gmail.com
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Monroe County CARES

Websitehttps://caresboardofmonroe.wixsite.com/mysite
AddressPO Box 3312
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

 

Local coordinating council of the Governor's Commission for a Drug-Free Indiana. Looks at resources and gaps in the community in relation to drug and alcohol issues.

ContactLisa Meuser (Coordinator)
llmeuser [at] mac.com
812-327-3642
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Monroe County Public Health Clinic (MCPHC)

Websitehttps://www.co.monroe.in.us/department/division.php?structureid=108
Address333 E. Miller Dr.
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

 

The MCPHC provides the infrastructure for the clinical division of the Monroe County Health Department. This infrastructure provides systems for identifying health risks in the community, prevention and controlling communicable disease outbreaks, educating the public and health professionals about health risks and prevention practices, and ensuring access to needed health services.

Contact812-353-3244
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Monroe County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Websitehttp://bloomington.in.gov/sections/viewSection.php?section_id=593
Address645 S. Rogers Street
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

The Monroe County Suicide Prevention Coalition of dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people at risk and those impacted by suicide.

ContactMatt Oliver (Director of Clinical Services)
matt.oliver [at] centerstone.org
812-339-2284
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Monroe Hospital

Websitehttps://www.monroehospital.com
Address4011 S. Monroe Medical Park Blvd
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

 

Monroe Hospital is committed to providing Bloomington and surrounding communities a choice for superior healthcare, ever mindful of each patient's individuality and unique needs.  On the leading edge of technology, the facility provides our highly-skilled physicians, and their patients, with a host of amenities all aimed at providing optimum outcomes.

ContactJeanette Ulrich (Administrative Assistant)
julrich [at] monroehospital.com
812-825-1111
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Monroe-Owen County Medical Society

Websitehttp://www.mocms.org
AddressP.O. Box 5092
Bloomington, IN 47407
Description

The Monroe Owen County Medical Society is the professional organization of physicians in the two county area. The Medical Society is a member organization of the Indiana State Medical Association. The MOCMS is dedicated to providing quality healthcare to our community. For more information, visit our website at: www.mocms.org

Contactdirector [at] mocms.org
812-332-4033
Year Established1940
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NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness

Websitehttps://www.nami.org/Local-NAMI/Details?state=IN&local=0011Q000022GAMwQAO
AddressP.O. Box 7794
Bloomington, IN 47407
Description

The purpose of NAMI Greater Bloomington Area is: To provide emotional support, education, and advocacy for persons with mental illness, their families, and friends- To promote better quality of care, rights, and interests of citizens with mental illness, particularly of those who cannot speak for themselves- To advocate policies at the local, state, and national levels to accomplish these objectives.

ContactJill Taylor (President - Board of Directors)
info [at] namibloomington.org
812-369-3119
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Narcotics Anonymous

Websitehttp://www.naindiana.org/ShowArea.php?iRegionID=9
Address205 E. Kirkwood Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

 

To support recovering addicts; requires complete abstinence for all. For local information call 812-331-9767 or call national Narcotics Anonymous Help line for meeting information (818) 773-9999.

Contact812-331-9767
Additional Contact(818) 773-9999
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Overeaters Anonymous

Websitehttps://oa.org
Address1701 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN
Bloomington, IN
Description

 

OA is a fellowship of men and women who help each other arrest their disease of compulsive overeating one day at a time. Our primary purpose is to abstain from compulsive overeating and to carry this message of recovery to those who still suffer.

Contact812-335-3839
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Parish Nurse Program (Bloomington Hospital)

Websitehttps://iuhealth.org/in-the-community/south-central-region/health-ministry-network
Address601 W. 2nd St.

Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

 

Parish Nurse Program is coordinated through Bloomington Hospital. The program endeavors to work with church congregations and other area agencies to promote a healthier community. Primary roles are that of educator and personal health counselor. Also check out www.parishnurses.org. 

Contactjvanderzee [at] bloomingtonhosipital.org
812-353-5252
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Parkinson's Awareness Association of Central Indiana, Bloomington Chapter

Websitehttp://www.paaci.org
Address P.O.Box 19575
Indianapolis, IN 46219
Additional Address
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Description

The mission of the PAACI is to be a major source of information and education about Parkinson's Disease and a strong advocate for improvement of services, quality of care, and research support for Parkinsonians in Indiana.

We meet on the first and third Mondays of each month. First Monday is for people with PD and their care partners: 2pm at UU church.
Third Monday: Care Partners support group. 2pm 1141 E. Carnaby, Bloomington

Contactskauffman [at] paaci.org
812-318-06
Additional Contact
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Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky

Websitehttps://www.plannedparenthood.org/get-care
Address421 S. College Ave.

Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky is uniquely suited to carry out its mission: to protect, provide and promote reproductive health. Focused on helping women and men make lifelong responsible and informed choices, Planned Parenthood's services overwhelmingly focus on prevention.

The medical staff provide safe, confidential health care--including Pap tests for cervical cancers, breast exams, and screenings and treatment for sexually transmitted infections.

Contact317-205-8088
Additional Contact800-230-PLAN
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Schizophrenic Anonymous

Websitehttps://sardaa.org
AddressFairview United Methodist Church, Wesley Room
600 West 6th St
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Free and confidential support group for people with Schizophrenia. Meets second and fourth Thursday at 7:00 pm at the Fairview United Methodist Church.

ContactValerie Markley (Contact Person)
markley [at] indiana.edu
812-323-9720
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